Kanyakumari: Police are on the lookout for thieves who escaped with Rs 2 lakh in cash and 95 sovereigns of gold ornaments from three houses in Nagercoil and Marthandam towns on Friday night and Saturday morning. The Kottar and Marthandam Police have registered cases and the manhunt for the accused is on.
At Viricode near Marthandam the houses of Ashok Kumar and his brother Ajith Kumar were burgled when the inmates were not at home. Police said that 30 sovereigns of gold jewellery and Rs 39,000 was stolen from the house of Ashok and 24.5 sovereigns and Rs 20,000 from Ajith’s house.
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At Viricode the Residence of Ashok Kumar and his brother Ajith Kumar were robbed when the owners were not there. according to Rs 39,000 in cash and over 30 sovereigns of gold jewellery was stolen from the house of Ashok and Rs 20,000 in cash and 24.5 sovereigns from Ajith’s house.
In another occurrence, the residence of Arumugam, 45, from Vadiveeswaram near who is a staff in the Nagercoil court, was robbed. police said that Ramesh had gone to buy milk on Saturday, while his wife was at home. according to the victims they woke up to strange sounds and found the almirah broke and open. according to them 40 sovereigns of Rs 1.5 lakh in cash and gold jewellery were missing.